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[SIGMORPHON] Fwd: Assistant Professor, Computational Linguistics, University of Washington

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From: Emily M. Bender <ebender at u dot washington dot edu>
Date: Fri, Oct 2, 2009 at 12:15 PM

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, Department of Linguistics, University of
Washington. A tenure-track appointment is intended in the area of
computational linguistics beginning September 2010 associated with the
professional MA program and PhD track in Computational Linguistics.
University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and
service; the successful applicant will teach graduate and
undergraduate courses, supervise student research, and develop a
high-impact research program. This position is full-time (100% FTE),
with a 9-month service period.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Linguistics, Computer
Science, or related field and be highly qualified for undergraduate
and graduate teaching and independent research. All qualified
candidates are encouraged to apply.  However, we are particularly
interested in scholars active in the areas of machine learning, speech
technology, computational semantics and dialogue systems.   The ideal
candidate will complement and build on existing strengths within the
department, and will be eager to interact with students and faculty
from the broader linguistics and language processing community at the
University of Washington.

The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal
opportunity employer. The University is building a culturally diverse
faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from women,
minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. The
University of Washington, a recipient of the 2006 Alfred P. Sloan
award for Faculty Career Flexibility, is committed to supporting the
work-life balance of its faculty.

Applications, including a curriculum vitae, statement of research and
teaching interests, and three letters of recommendation, should be
sent to Prof. Emily M. Bender, Chair, Computational Linguistics Search
Committee, Department of Linguistics, University of Washington, Box
354340, Seattle, WA 98195-4340.  Questions regarding the position can
be directed to ebender -at- uw.edu. Priority will be given to
applications received before November 20, 2009.  Please include your
email address.